Archive for June, 2010

“The Pugilist” Keyboard

June 21, 2010

I’ve come up with an idea for a giant computer keyboard that users would operate by punching the keys as if they were boxing. The idea is to have a keyboard that only uses large muscle movements, instead of the small muscle movements characteristic of keyboards and mice. It would be used almost exclusively for […]

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Highlands of Durham Games

June 5, 2010

The Highlands of Durham Games is an annual festival held the last weekend of July in Elgin Park, Uxbridge, Ontario. It is in its fifteenth year. It is a not-for-profit event, with proceeds going to charity. For several years, Jetpack Media has provided web and marketing services, including: Designing and redesigning the website, Setting the […]

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Fire Flower

June 5, 2010

There are few things nicer than sitting around a campfire, watching the sparks rise into the sky and staring into the incandescent red and yellow heart of the fire. There are two things that can take away from it – a breeze, and the fact that while your front may be toasty warm, your back […]

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Dragon Teeter-Totter

June 5, 2010

Above: an Autodesk Mudbox 3d rendering of the Dragon’s Head. Seen above: exploded view The Dragon Teeter Totter is a combination of a ride for kids (or adults), a puppet and a dynamic sculpture. As the riders tip themselves back and forth, the dragon will flex and bend its neck and tail and flap its […]

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Pop Diva – A Movie Musical

June 5, 2010

Pop Diva is a movie musical I have written. Lots of people I know hate musicals.This isn’t High School Musical or Hannah Montana. It’s not Les Miz or Broadway. People don’t bust out singing and dancing in the street. It’s more like Purple Rain, in that the music is there because people are really playing […]

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